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Big Bird Is Safe! A Musical Look at Our Feathered Friend's Emotional Journey This Election

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3. Lynyrd Skynyrd - "Free Bird"
And "Free Bird"'s here because, well, "FREE BIRD!"

2. The Beatles - "Free as a Bird"
Then the country voted. And as the numbers came in, the smell of victory wafted through Sesame Street. The residents on that inner-city block breathed a sigh of relief, though Count von Count could have helped out Florida a little with their ballots...

1. Bob Marley - "Three Little Birds"
Finally, everything would be all right on Sesame Street, and Big Bird remains a teacher and friend to children everywhere. 


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